Lots 106 - 147, Catalogue of Auction #54 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
106 **/*   230-45
1893, Columbian Exposition issue, complete set of 16, minor gum wrinkles on 15c and $3, generally fresh and nice condition, full or large part of OG, NH (1c-4c, 6c-30c), others are previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $11,625
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3500.00
107  294-99
1901, Pan-American Exposition issue, complete set in blocks of four, one or two stamps of each block with small faults, nevertheless nice looking unit, part of OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $1,588++
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300.00
108 **   564 var
1920, Cleveland, 12c brown violet, block of six (2x3), nice pre-printing paper fold on three left stamps, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive item
150.00
109 **   805-06, 810, 815 var
1938, Presidential issue, four different vertical pairs partly imperforated horizontally between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
110 **   1355c
1968, Walt Disney, 6c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $425
200.00
111 **   1508a
1973, Christmas Tree, 8c multicolored, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
80.00
112 **   1542a
1974, Kentucky Settlement, 10c multicolored, black (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $525
200.00
113 **   1555a
1975, Griffith, 10c multicolored, brown engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, PSE certificate #01120267, C.v. $500
200.00
114 **   1556b
1975, Pioneer-Jupiter, 10c multicolored, dark blue color is omitted, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate #0270554, C.v. $600
250.00
115 **   1610a
1979, Americana issue, $1 multicolored, brown engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
116 **   1615Cf
1978, Piano, 8.4c dark blue on yellow paper, coil stamp, pre-cancelled "OKLAHOMA CITY. OKLA", horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $1,500
600.00
117 **   1690a
1976, Benjamin Franklin, 13c multicolored, bottom right corner margin copy with plate #37366, light blue (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $175
75.00
118 **   1856d
1985, Sinclair Lewis, 14c slate green, vertical strip of four, imperforated horizontally between second and third stamps, full OG, NH, VF, according to Datz 15-20 pairs reported, PF certificate #0178775, C.v. $1,500
700.00
119 **   1897b
1983, Omnibus, 1c violet, coil stamp, imperforated plate No.5 line strip of five, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $2,000
800.00
120 **   1898Ac
1982, Stagecoach, 4c reddish brown, coil stamp precancelled with two bars and text "Nonprofit Org.", imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
250.00
121 **   1898Ad
1982, Stagecoach, 4c reddish brown, coil stamp, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $625
250.00
122 **   1926a
1981, Edna St. Vincent Millay, 18c multicolored, black engraved inscription omitted, top sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. $225
100.00
123 **   2142a
1985, Winter Special Olympics, 22c multicolored, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate #481511, C.v. $350
150.00
124 **   2143a
1985, Love, 22c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, according to Datz 15 imperforated pairs exist, PF certificate #0336677, C.v. $1,000
500.00
125 **   2149c
1985, Washington, 18c multicolored, coil stamp, pre-cancelled "Presorted First Class", horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $575
200.00
126 **   2204a
1986, Republic of Texas, 22c dark blue, dark red and black, right margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, according to Datz 25 pairs exist, PF certificate #0321972, C.v. $800
400.00
127 **   2238b
1986, Blankets, (22c) multicolored, se-tenant block of four, black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
150.00
128 **   2280c
1988, Flag over Yosemite, 25c red, ultramarine and cobalt green, coil stamp on prephosphored paper, imperforated plate No.7 strip of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
200.00
129 **   2419a
1989, 20th Anniversary of Moon Landing, $2.40 multicolored, black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, according to Datz 20-30 copies reported, C.v. $1,750
800.00
130 **   2419b
1989, 20th Anniversary of Moon Landing, $2.40 multicolored, top left corner margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate #0279664, C.v. $575
250.00
131 **   2425b
1989, Prehistoric Animals, (25c) multicolored, se-tenant block of four, black engraved color omitted, perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $325 without a premium for centering
150.00
132 **   2507b
1990, Micronesia and Marshall Islands, (25c) multicolored, horizontal se-tenant pair with black (engraved) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, according to Datz 20 pairs reported, PF certificate #0303917, C.v. $2,250
1000.00
133 **   2541
1991, Bald Eagle, $9.95 multicolored, black engrave color omitted, imperforated block of four from printer's waste, top right stamp with facial and backside finger-print, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
134  2624-29
1992, Voyages of Columbus, complete set of six imperforated souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $4,500
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2000.00
135  2646a Pb-Pi
1992, Hummingbirds, eight imperforated proof panes of five, seven of which representing one color only and the last one with complete design as issued, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $3,600
2000.00
136 **   2759b
1993, Sporting Horses, (29c) multicolored, se-tenant block of four, black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
250.00
137 **   2904c
1996, Mountains, (5c) multicolored, inscribed "Nonprofit Org.", coil stamp, imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350
150.00
138 **   2965c
1995, Recreational Sports, 29c multicolored, three-side margin vertical se-tenant strip of five, yellow color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, according to Datz 12 strips reported, PF certificate #0297561, C.v. $1,750
800.00
139 **   3007d
1995, Christmas issue, bottom sheet margin imperforated se-tenant block of four, full OG, NH, VF, APEX certificate #186056, C.v. $425
200.00
140 **   3066a
1996, Jacqueline Cochran issue, 50c multicolored, black engraved color omitted, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $180++
80.00
141  3262 Pc, Pd
1998, Space Shuttles, imperforated proofs of $3.20 in magenta and $11.75 in cyan, two vertical se-tenant pairs with horizontal gutter in the middle, printed on coated and uncoated paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF and rare, only a few such pairs possible, a copy of PF certificate #455205
1000.00
142 **   3523a
2001, Lucille Ball, 34c multicolored, die cutting omitted, top left corner margin horizontal pair, NH, VF, C.v. $875
400.00
143 **   3784Af
2003, Purple Heart, 37c multicolored, complete pane of 20 self-adhesive stamps, die cutting omitted, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600
750.00
144 **   C1-3

Air Post stamps

1918, Curtiss Jenny, complete set in blocks of four, 6c and 24c are center line blocks, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,945
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800.00
145 **   C92d
1978, Wright Brothers issue, 31c multicolored, vertical se-tenant pair with black, yellow, magenta, blue and brown (litho) colors omitted, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, PSE certificate #01192310, C.v. $2,250
1000.00
146    C13

Zeppelin Flights

May 31- June 6, 1930, Zeppelin Return 1st South America Flight cover from Lakehurst to Friedrichshafen, franked by vertical pair of 65c green, German and American Flight cachet, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, C.v. $340++
150.00
147    C15
May 18-31, 1930, Zeppelin 1st South America Flight cover from Friedrichshafen to Lakehurst, franked by two values, including Zeppelin $2.60 blue, NYC "Apr.23.1930" duplex cancellation, German and American confirmation markings, Lakehurst arrival ds, light fold without creasing away from the stamps, VF, C.v. $625
300.00